Psalms 8:3-4

3 When I 1consider 2Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, The 3moon and the stars, which You have ordained;
4 4What is man that You take thought of him, And the son of man that You care for him?

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Psalms 8:3-4 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 8:3-4 In-Context

1 O LORD , our Lord , How majestic is Your name in all the earth, Who have displayed Your splendor above the heavens!
2 From the mouth of infants and nursing babes You have established strength Because of Your adversaries, To make the enemy and the revengeful cease.
3 When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, The moon and the stars, which You have ordained;
4 What is man that You take thought of him, And the son of man that You care for him?
5 Yet You have made him a little lower than God, And You crown him with glory and majesty!
6 You make him to rule over the works of Your hands; You have put all things under his feet,

Cross References 4

  • 1. Psalms 111:2
  • 2. Psalms 89:11; Psalms 144:5
  • 3. Psalms 136:9
  • 4. Job 7:17; Psalms 144:3; Hebrews 2:6-8

Footnotes 3

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